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Australia’s gift to Britain’s Princess Charlotte ready for delivery


Canberra, May 11: Australia’s present for the latest addition to Britain’s royal family, Princess Charlotte, is ready for delivery, media reported on Monday. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, William and Catherine, will receive a blanket for their daughter who was born on May 2, made from the famous Tasmanian Merino wool, ABC reported. It features wattle — Australia’s national ...

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Earthquake in Nepal: Toll may not exceed 10,000


Kathmandu, May 11: The death toll in Nepal’s devastating earthquake may not exceed 10,000, Health and Population Minister Khagaraj Adhikari has said. According to him, the toll from the April 25 temblor, which has now crossed 8,000, may not cross the 10,000-mark as some had predicted, Xinhua quoted him as saying. More than 17,800 were injured. The 7.9-magnitude quake that ...

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Rajnath Singh: India will bring Dawood Ibrahim back


New Delhi, May 11 : Under attack over its statement in Parliament that it was not aware about Dawood Ibrahim’s whereabouts, the government today asserted that the Mumbai blast mastermind is in Pakistan and it will do everything to bring him to justice.“Whether we have to pursue Pakistan or pressurise it, we will not rest till Dawood Ibrahim is brought ...

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Prohibitory order violation: Court asks Arvind Kejriwal to appear May 15


New Delhi, May 11: A court on Monday asked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and four other AAP leaders to positively appear before it on May 15 in a case of violating prohibitory orders during their protest in January last year.Metropolitan Magistrate Akash Jain asked Kejriwal, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, Aam Padmi Party legislators Rakhi Birla and Somnath Bharti ...

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Rajya Sabha passes amended land boundary bill


New Delhi, May 11: The Rajya Sabha on Monday approved amendments to the land boundary agreement bill to correct an error in the name of the act. The Constitution (One Hundred and Nineteenth Amendment) Bill, 2013 was passed by the Rajya Sabha earlier this week.The error was in the numbering of the bill as “119th” amendment in the title, while ...

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